Top track of 2012 was Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Call Me Maybe’, while the most purchased album was Adele’s ‘21’ Mobile continues to expand, with a 277% increase in mobile users and over 4 million Android app installs. SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–7digital, the leading open digital music platform, today announced that 21 by Adele was the top […]
Wmode’s payment and billing services provides single access point for 3rd parties CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – Dec. 18, 2012) – Wmode has commercially launched Affiliate Commerce Exchange (ACE) with WIND Mobile. ACE will be integrated with WIND’s billing systems to provide 3rd party app stores and content or service providers with a powerful solution, allowing WIND […]
FCC RELEASES NEW “SMARTPHONE SECURITY CHECKER” TO HELP CONSUMERS PROTECT – MOBILE DEVICES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission today announced the availability of the online Smartphone Security Checker, just in time for the holiday season. BlackBerry is one of the contributors to the development of the online tool, which provides consumers with steps they can take to help protect their mobile devices from security threats.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwire – Dec. 18, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that the BlackBerry® 7.1 operating system has been approved for UK government use by CESG, the National Technical Authority for Information Assurance in the UK. The approval enables public sector workers to utilise the enhanced performance and rich functionality of […]
RIM won 3 different awards from TechLife magazine this year. The winners were selected based on survey results using qualitative and quantitative methods to find a credible and valid winner.
The first BlackBerry Tech Center in Brazil is designed to help students and developers take advantage of the growing global mobile ecosystem São Paulo, Brazil – December 11, 2012 – As part of the BlackBerry® Academic Program, a global outreach and support program aimed at students and mobile application developers, BlackBerry® maker Research In Motion […]
Developers can embed reliable, cost-effective capability into mobile apps NEW YORK – Dec. 11, 2012 – OneTok, the simple and flexible platform for developers building voice-recognition controls into mobile applications, today unveiled a highly accurate new voice search function that allows shoppers using mobile apps to find the products they want quickly and reliably. The […]
Interest from Global, Diversified Developer Community Continues to Grow as BlackBerry 10 Launch Approaches WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – December 11, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM)(TSX: RIM) today released the “gold” build of the BlackBerry® 10 developer toolkit. The “gold” build includes all of the final tools, components, and APIs that will enable developers […]
Suit pertains to Bluetooth technologies OTTAWA, CANADA–(Marketwire – Dec. 11, 2012) – Wi-LAN Inc. (“WiLAN”) (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced it has initiated litigation claiming patent infringement in the Southern District of Florida against Research In Motion Limited (“RIM”). The suit against RIM claims infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,260,168 related to Bluetooth technologies. WiLAN will […]
Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!! Enter for a Chance to Win One of Two BlackBerry Prize Packs!!!
Here we are in December already… Where did the time go??? We here at NerdBerry want to celebrate the holidays in a HUGE way! Starting today and ending on December 23 we are going to be running a Holiday Photo Contest from RIM and NerdBerry!!! We have TWO BlackBerry prize packs up for grabs. The two […]
Digital Chocolate’s Popular iOS Game “Galaxy Life” To be Ported to BlackBerry 10 and Others Using Marmalade!
Digital Chocolate the developers behind the popular iOS game Galaxy Life is porting Galaxy Life over to BlackBerry 10 using the Marmalade SDK! The port to BlackBerry 10 will happen after the holidays just in time for the BlackBerry 10 Launch! Social Game Developer Aims to Have Galaxy Life Available for Android in Time for […]
New BlackBerry 10 Ready Program to Help BlackBerry Enterprise Customers Leverage Existing Investments
Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM, TSX: RIM) today announced the BlackBerry® 10 Ready Program. The program is designed to address the needs of BlackBerry enterprise customers as they prepare their environments for the launch of BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10, RIM’s powerful new multiplatform enterprise mobility management solution. The program will be […]
After being in the credit card industry for 10 years I have seen a ton of different types of “Boxes” or credit card terminals/units. A few years ago we started to see contactless or NFC payments via NFC enabled credit cards and or dongles or key chains, this technology really never started to catch on […]
Research In Motion (RIM), the maker of BlackBerry® smartphones, has recently extended the BlackBerry® Academic Program (BAP) to the Philippines. The program provides curriculum and other resources to help students gain further knowledge of concepts related to mobile computing such as networks, spectrum, efficient use of battery life and mobile application development. Its aim is […]
Motek Americas has just released their Facebook photo viewing app called Photogram. There are quite a few cool features that are available in this app that integrates directly with Facebook and allows you to have a slideshow of all the photos from Facebook.
E! Online has released a App for BlackBerry Smartphones recently. The description from App World states: The very best of E! Online is all new and optimized for your BlackBerry®! It’s never been easier to access your daily Pop of Culture. Get the breaking entertainment news, photos, and videos that you can’t live without. Flip […]
The new BlackBerry 9620 smartphone offers all of the core BlackBerry messaging and social-centric features on Nextel’s Evolution Radio Service Mexico City, Mexico and Waterloo, ON – Nextel Mexico, and BlackBerry®-maker Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched the first BlackBerry® 7 smartphone for the new Nextel Evolution Network. The stylish new […]
Way back in October we let you know that Research In Motion was planing on releasing a BlackBerry Messenger Money App, well the BBC is reporting that BBM Money will soon hit the market. The first country to get BBM Money will be Indonesia and from there other countries will start seeing it in BlackBerry […]
Stuttgart, Germany and Beijing, China. Porsche Design and Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today launched the elite Porsche Design P’9981 smartphone from BlackBerry® in China. The luxurious new smartphone will be available from Porsche Design stores as well as BlackBerry authorized retailers in December. Instantly identifiable as a Porsche Design product, the unique […]
Yesterday RIM released a press release about their joint venture with Appcelerator for the BlackBerry 10 platform. Today Alec Saunders, VP of BlackBerry Developer Relations, has made a guest post on the Appcelerator site stating “There is No Better Time – Carpe Diem Devs”.